Banarasi Silk Sarees for Every Occasion

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Discover the timeless beauty and elegance of Banarasi silk sarees, a symbol of tradition and fashion in Indian wear. Known for their exquisite designs, vibrant colors, and intricate weaving, Banarasi sarees are a must-have for any festive or formal occasion.while the Banarasi weaving style hails from the ancient city of Varanasi. This combination creates sarees that are not only luxurious in texture but also exquisite in their intricate designs, making them a favored choice for festive and formal occasions

What Makes Banarasi Silk Sarees  Special?

Banarasi silk originates from Varanasi, a city which is also known as Banaras. The silk used in these sarees is highly revered for its superior quality and the traditional techniques used in its weaving. The art of creating a Banarasi silk saree can take anywhere from 15 days to a month, involving meticulous craftsmanship by skilled artisans.The weaving of Banarasi sarees is a delicate and intricate process that combines the finest silk with rich embroidery and zari (gold and silver threads). This weaving process is what gives the Banarasi sarees their characteristic brocade or zari patterning, making them standout pieces in any wardrobe.

Why to Choose Banarasi Silk Sarees?

Banarasi silk sarees are not just attire; they are a legacy carried through generations. The charm of these sarees lies in their versatility. Whether it's a wedding, a festival, or any grand event, a Banarasi saree elevates your appearance instantly. Furthermore, they are an excellent investment for their durability and timeless appeal.

Things to consider while Buying Banarasi Silk Sarees

When purchasing a Banarasi saree, consider the following:

  1. Authenticity: Ensure you're buying from a reputable seller to guarantee the saree's authenticity.
  2. Fabric: Choose the fabric based on the occasion and your comfort.
  3. Design: Select a design that suits your personal style and the event you're attending.
  4. Care: Look into the care instructions, as Banarasi sarees require delicate handling and storage.

Various Designs and Patterns that are Available in Banarasi Silk Sarees:

1.Pure Silk (Katan): Made from pure silk threads, these sarees are known for their durability and luxurious texture.

2.Organza (Kora) with Zari and Silk: Known for its sheer texture and strength, organza Banarasi sarees are adorned with silk and zari work.

3.Georgette Sarees:A lightweight fabric, Georgette is used for more flowy versions of the Banarasi sarees, perfect for a less traditional look.

Styling Tips for  Banarasi Silk Saree

  1. Traditional Elegance: For a classic look, drape your Banarasi saree with a full-sleeved, high-neck blouse. Accessorize with gold jewelry, such as a Kundan necklace set and matching bangles. Finish the look with a pair of embellished sandals and a gold clutch for a touch of sophistication.
  2. Modern Twist: Pair your Banarasi saree with a sleeveless or halter-neck blouse for a contemporary feel. Opt for minimalistic jewelry like a pair of diamond studs and a sleek silver watch. A stylish box clutch and high heels will complete this modern ensemble.
  3. Casual Chic: For a more casual approach, opt for a Banarasi silk saree in a lighter hue and pair it with a contrast, patterned blouse. Choose simple silver jewelry and a leather sling bag for a relaxed yet chic look. This style works well for casual brunches or a day out shopping.
  4. Corporate Style: Banarasi silk can also be incorporated into your corporate wardrobe. Choose a saree in subtle shades like cream or light blue and pair it with a tailored blouse. Keep accessories to a minimum — a simple pearl necklace and a leather tote can elevate your professional attire without overpowering it.

How to Take Care of your Banarasi Silk Saree:

Preserving the beauty of your Banarasi saree involves proper care:

  1. Always dry clean these sarees to maintain the richness of the fabric and embroidery.
  2. Store them in a cool, dry place wrapped in muslin or pure cotton to protect against moisture and dust.
  3. Avoid folding them at the same place repeatedly to prevent tearing the zari.

Shop with Confidence

At Dakshinam Sarees, we guarantee the authenticity of our products. All our Banarasi sarees come with a certificate of authenticity, ensuring you receive only genuine handwoven sarees. Enjoy free shipping, hassle-free returns, and friendly customer service.